BAGHDAD / Sky Press:
The White House announced on Wednesday that “the US president Donald Trump and the Crown Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman discussed the opportunities to develop new economic programs and investments between the two countries during a meeting on Tuesday.
The White House said in a statement, seen by “Sky Press”, “The Trump expressed during his meeting with Prince Mohammed support for the development of a new Saudi-American Program focuses on the energy, industry, infrastructure, technology and involves investments worth may exceed $ 200 billion over the next four years.
The two leaders also agreed to continue consultations in the field of energy to support global economic growth and the reduction of “supply disruptions and volatility.”
The US president made earlier in a phone call with Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz, the White House said then that the talks dealt with, in particular, what he described as Iranian threats and militancy in the Iranian nuclear deal, as well as the establishment of safe areas in Yemen and Saudi Arabia.
The Saudi foreign minister, Adel al-Jubeir expressed a few days ago expressed optimism towards the relations with the United States under the new administration.